Protoform: FAGA.7 [XW] Temples; hair on the side of the head

Description: Temples; hair on the side of the head
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to XW: West Polynesia (TON,NIU,EUV,EFU,SAM,TOK,TUV,NFO)

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea ʔUlu faga/faga Tête rasée à part deux toupets vers les oreilles (Rch)
East Uvea Faga/faga hina Blanchir aux cotés de la tête; qui commence à blanchir (Rch)
Niue Faga Sideburns, hair grown by a man down the sides of his face (Sph)
Niue Faga/faga lee Temple, area between the forehead and the sideburns (Sph)
Niue Vaga/vaga Temple, flat space between forehead and ear Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
Samoan Faga/faga The hair over the temples (Prt)
Tokelau Faga/faga Sideboards, side-whiskers (Sma)
Tongan (Tuliki)fanga Temples, sides of the head (Cwd)
Tongan Faanga/fanga Having the top of the head shaven or closely clipped while the hair is allowed to grow closely all round (Cwd)

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